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"The bear is writing a long love letter to the girl, because it thinks she is so beautiful."

Translation:Bjørnen skriver et langt kærlighedsbrev til pigen, fordi den synes hun er så smuk.

May 27, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Marinaaawr

What is up with this bear and the girl?! :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mdn73

The heart wants what it wants.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lubenicalara

Why is "Bjørnen skriver et langt kærlighedsbrev til pigen, fordi den synes AT hun er så smuk." wrong?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gylej-Gulay

Yes, as far as I understand, the usage of at with synes is optional; it can be ommitted. But it should be correct when it is not ommited. So it should be accepted.

I have checked many sentences given by Duolingo, here are two of them: One with at and the other without at, when the synes structure is before a whole sentence:

https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/5134664

https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/12474239

Does anyone know for sure?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/FLchick

"langtkærlighedsbrev" - I created a new compound word, but am simply told "You missed a space."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DPP710

Well, I've been taught by DUO that the continuous aspect in Danish could be expressed with the help of such word combinations as "staar og skriver", "sidder og skriver" or " er ved at skriver", etc. Then what is wrong with "Bjoernen sidder og skriver et langt kaerlighedsbrev til....."?

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